Meaning of “wide-bodied” in the English Dictionary

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"wide-bodied" in British English

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wide-bodiedadjective

uk /ˌwaɪdˈbɒd.id/ us /ˌwaɪdˈbɑː.did/

A wide-bodied aircraft is wider and larger than average:

Most of the planes which carry passengers across the Atlantic are wide-bodied jets.

(Definition of “wide-bodied” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)